Traffic on M69 in Leicestershire after pedestrian found on motorway

There was heavy traffic on the M69 this afternoon after a pedestrian was seen on the motorway.

Leicestershire Police received a call at around 3.15pm from a driver who saw a pedestrian on the M69 near the junction for the M1 (Junction 21).

Leicestershire Police confirmed that a man was located safe and well a short while later.

Traffic has now resumed to normal. To keep up with all the latest news across Leicestershire, please like our Facebook Page